First Baptist Academy
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Blessed to be a Falcon

Welcome to First Baptist Academy of Baytown. We are grateful for your interest in quality, Christ-centered education. FBA is committed to helping each student maximize his or her God-given academic potential and to fanning the flames of righteousness, faith, and leadership within each child.
 
At FBA, you will find teachers who love your children and teach with enthusiasm and excellence. Our faculty and staff are committed to providing a challenging, Biblically-based curriculum for each child. You will discover a warm, safe, and nurturing Christian environment.
 
If you are not already one of the wonderful FBA families, we invite you to discover the opportunities God has for you and your children at First Baptist Academy. Please contact our school office to find out more about First Baptist Academy---where the Falcons soar.
 
Grace and Peace,
Bill Yowell---Lead Pastor FBC
Christian School Benefits

See the difference at First Baptist Academy!

Small Class Sizes
Each class at FBA has a maximum enrollment of 15 students.
The Bible is Freely Taught
Children are taught to love and respect God and His Word. They learn that the BIble and Christian values relate to every area of life.
Quality Education is Provided
Students receive individual attention and encouragement. The basics of reading, writing, and arithmetic are emphasized.
Students Reach their GreatestPotential
In a Christian atmosphere, students are free from excessive, ungodly, peer pressure and therefore, relax and prosper socially and spiritually.
EVENTS
  1. WED., SEPT. 28, 2016 @ 8:00 A.M.
    See You at the Pole
    Parents and students are invited to gather at the flagpole. It will be a time of worship and prayer for our school, friends, families, churches and community.
  2. MON., OCT. 10, 2016
    Holiday
    FBA will be closed for a teacher work day.
  3. FRI., OCT. 28, 2016
    Report Cards
    Report cards will be sent home with your student.
  4. WED. & THURS., OCT. 19 & 20
    School Pictures
    School pictures will be taken. Information forms will be sent home soon.
New Student Application Process
Students applying for enrollment in kindergarten must be 5 years old on September 1st of the current school year. Classroom assignments are based on age by September 1st, class capacity, developmental, scholastic and behavioral qualifications of the student and resources available to meet the needs of students.
 
1. Read the Parent-Student handbook
2. Fill out an application form
3. Visit the school and submit the following to the school office:
Student application form
Copy of birth certificate
Copy of most recent report card and if possible a copy of achievement tests- can be faxed from most recently attended school.
(If the student has taken any special psychological or educational tests, copies of these should be included.)
$50 application fee—will be applied towards registration fee upon admission
4. After the application is reviewed by the administration, you will be contacted to schedule an appointment for an admission evaluation and family interview with the principal or other administrative personnel. This person will meet with the parents and student(s) to discuss policies and procedures and answer any questions that you may have about the school.
5. After the interview, the admissions committee will review all enrollment information for approval.
6. Parents will be notified of the child's approval for admission, non-approval, or placement on the waiting list within 2 weeks of submitting required paperwork.
7. Upon notification of approval, the non-refundable registration fee must be paid and immunization records and health statement must be turned in, to complete enrollment.
 
Admission Evaluation
An admission evaluation will be administered to all applicants prior to the interview. This will include entrance testing.